Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 0.4 km south of Los Frailes, San Lucas Zoquiapam, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 17 January 2016 at 03:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 73 km depth
17 Jan 03:49 UTC: First to report: SSN after 16 minutes.
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.1°N / 96.95°W (San Lucas Zoquiapam, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) SSW of Los Frailes (pop: 553) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Huautla de Jiménez (Puebla) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Teotitlan (pop: 7,600) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of San Juan Coatzospam (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Zinacatepec (Puebla) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Ajalpan (Puebla) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SE of San Francisco Altepexi (Altepexi, Puebla) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of Tehuacan (Puebla) (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) ESE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||73 km||40 km al SURESTE de S SEBASTIAN ZINACATEPEC, PU||SSN|
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